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Heart Forth, Alicia
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Apr 16, 2014 @ 7:14am
May 4, 2016 @ 9:25am
Release date: TBA 2017
Find us on Kickstarter!: Heart Forth, Alicia's Kickstarter!

Help the young wizard Alicia find the courage and strength to save her homeland in this unforgettable '90s-inspired Metroidvania RPG.

At Heart Forth, Alicia's core is an ode to the classics. Remember the electrifying gameplay of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, the expansive worlds of the Zelda games, and the rich, engaging story of Xenogears? This game is crafted in the spirit of those great adventures of the '90s.

The story unfolds amidst the repercussions of centuries worth of struggle, strife, and bloodshed between cultures, races and worldviews. But above all else, it's an epic Metroidvania RPG that combines timeless 16- and 32-bit gameplay, modern mechanics, and a set of unique, intertwining stories to take you on a fantastic journey.

-Master devastating and versatile magic spells to annihilate your enemies and solve creative puzzles.

-Engage in fast, agile melee combat with an enchanted wizard's whip, over 20 special attacks and upgrades, and a vast array of mobility skills.

-Adventure through a vast, intricately detailed world filled with filled with hidden wonders and puzzles, dastardly platforming, lethal dungeons, and much, much more

-Play with powerful classic RPG mechanics that provide players with all the gear, loot, sidequests, upgrades, crafting, and gameplay depth that make for a classic RPG experience.

-Discover 5 secret fairy companions to crush, shock, freeze, and burn your enemies, or save you at your most dire moment of need

-Experience a deep and immersive story new to the Metroidvania genre that takes place in a much bigger history of events and cultures, and starring a cast of fascinating, memorable characters.

The Story

In Heart Forth, Alicia, players take the role of a young wizard named Alicia, a woman raised in the magical village of Brenia on the sky island Auster. Half a century ago, the Spirits cursed Brenia, and since that day no children have been born save two: Alicia, and her best friend Hostra.

On the day of their Trial, the coming of age ceremony for youths in Brenia, one of the Spirits returns and wreaks havoc within their village. When the two young wizards attempt to flee to safety, Hostra comes under the spell of the Spirit and tosses Alicia from the island and into the Void below. As she fades away into the nothingness, Hostra returns to the village, slowly destroying it and its inhabitants.

When Alicia awakens on solid ground, alive and well and certainly not lost in nothingness, she discovers something she had never imagined: a whole world lay beneath the clouds. Lost in a strange new land, Alicia sets out to find the means to return to her village and the power to save it.

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Popular Discussions View All (5)
Aug 10 @ 5:58pm
Apr 23, 2014 @ 10:00am
Aug 10 @ 5:58pm
what are the chances of this game getting a physical release?
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Dangerous Beans Nov 8 @ 4:10pm 
Dangerous Beans Aug 26 @ 1:23pm 
dogbonebreaker Jul 8 @ 5:34am 
Release: Sometime in 2018 or never
HuhuhuhuGuy May 22 @ 6:16am 
story - very good
game design - awesome
play this game - yeah
waiting for the game - NOOOOO!
HuhuhuhuGuy May 22 @ 6:12am 
Nagyon szeretnék játszani ezzel a játékkal - I want to play this game now
(Magyrországból - From Hungary)
dogbonebreaker May 6 @ 11:28pm 
I just need this fantastic game, no longer i can wait. But as long as you have to wait, the bigger the disappointment! I am skeptical now!
LeyendaV May 4 @ 8:25pm 
Well, it looks really amazing!
Oh Meu Amiguim... Apr 24 @ 6:50am 
I've been waiting for this game for some time
Simonbee10 Mar 24 @ 2:16pm 
I've never been so excited to play a game. This is exactly what I was searching for.
ScemEnzo Mar 18 @ 11:56pm 
Hope to see it quickly on the store. I can't wait for it @_@